Six rounds have been played on European Senior Chess Championship held in Sabadell, Spain.

European Senior Chess Championship 2017


In 50+ Open category the sole leader after six rounds is GM Movsziszian Karen (ARM, 2502) with 5 points. He reserved the sole leading position with draw in the sixth round against one of his first followers who have 4.5 points. In Women’s section 50+ after winning in the sixth round, WGM Strutinskaia Galina (RUS, 2286) hold the first place on the standing list with 5 points out of 6 played games.

Standings for Seniors 50+

Standings for Women’s 50+


In 65+ category after celebrating a victory yesterday, IM Renman Nils Gustav (SWE, 2353) is a also celebrating as a sole leader after 6 rounds played with  5.5 points. Former World Chess Champion, GM Gaprindashvili Nona (GEO, 2313) is currently sole second on the standing list with 5 points. Two of them will meet in today’s 7th round and will have a match which will decide who’s going to take a leadership just two round before the end of the Championship.

Standings for Seniors 65+


The European Senior Chess Championship organized by Spanish Chess Federation and Ione Techno Group, under the auspices of European Chess Union takes place in Sabadell, Spain, from 11th-21st August.

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